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Mzungu's Wife

A novel by

Betty Trask Award Best First Novel (nominee)
Set in East Africa, in 1978, this novel tells the tale of Julia, who falls for Patrick's tales of Africa, and his picture of life in Ledorot. But his Africa is not the place she dreamed of and his paradise becomes a prison.

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Hardback Editions

April 1988 : UK Hardback

Title: Mzungu's Wife
Author(s): Philippa Blake
ISBN: 0-370-31192-2 / 978-0-370-31192-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: The Bodley Head Ltd
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Paperback Editions

November 1989 : UK Paperback

Title: Mzungu's Wife (Coronet Books)
Author(s): Philippa Blake
ISBN: 0-340-50825-6 / 978-0-340-50825-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Coronet Books
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